For to this end Christ both died, and rose, and revived, that he might be Lord both of the dead and living.—Romans 14:9
Our inborn yearnings for family connections are fulfilled when we are linked to our ancestors through sacred ordinances of the temple.—Russell M. Nelson
This Day in Church History
1830: Joseph Smith organizes The Church of Jesus Christ in Fayette, New York, and receives D&C 21 during the course of the meetings.
1893: President Wilford Woodruff dedicates the Salt Lake Temple.
1941: The first general conference broadcasts beyond Utah commence when the saints in Idaho and Southern California receive the proceedings by radio.
1995: Henry B. Eyring is ordained as a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles.
2000: President Gordon B. Hinckley dedicates the Palmyra New York Temple.
Aleah is a graduate of Southern Virginia University, where she studied English, Creative Writing, and Dance. She now works full time as a marketing and product manager, writer, and editor. Aleah served a mission in California and loves baking, Lang Leav poetry, Gaynor Minden pointe shoes, and Bollywood movies.